INORE European symposium 2023

 INORE 2023 European Symposium: Viana do Castelo, Portugal 

38 graduate students and young researchers gathered in the town of Viana do Castelo in the Norte region of Portugal for the annual European Sympoisum in November 2023

Participants from 19 different nationalities gathered for one week to share their research, build connections, explore the beautiful landscapes, and learn about growing offshore renewables industry of Portugal.

Our most sincere thanks to our sponsors and participants for such a fantastic week! 

Symposium Highlights:

Presentations and Workshops:

  • Partner Presentations: These sessions were integral to the agenda, where various partners presented their latest projects, research findings, and technological advancements.
  • Technical Workshops: The technical workshops were interactive and informative, focusing on the latest trends and techniques in the industry. These sessions provided a platform for hands-on learning and skill enhancement.
  • Poster Session and Research Sharing: This segment allowed participants to showcase their research through posters, facilitating an exchange of ideas and fostering collaborative discussions.
  • Start Up Session: After learning from INOREans who have started their own companies, participants got together to pitch their own ideas

Site Visits

  • Port of Viana do Castelo 
  • Windfloat Atlantic
  • CorPower Ocean
  • University of Porto Wave Tank
  • Principle Power

Social Activities

  • Surfing Lesson
  • Scavenger Hunt in Porto
  • Coffee Breaks
  • Team Building Games
  • Social Dinner


Photo Highlights


Participant Presentations